Protective Equipment & Supplies for Emergency Services in the UK
We are extremely proud to say that we have designed and manufactured safety products for every Fire and Rescue Service in Great Britain and Ireland, including Airport Fire Services since 1827.
Bespoke & Custom Orders
We can satisfy any requests, requirements or custom orders that you may have.
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Family run, customer focused.
Speedings Ltd was established in 1827 on the banks of the River Wear in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, which makes the company the oldest manufacturing business in the City of Sunderland – a fact of which we are immensely proud.
Speedings currently employ thirty five people which include twenty specialist ‘traditional’ sewing machinists. Our production process sees our sewing machinists making a product from start to finish – this system of manufacture creates a more rewarding sense of achievement for the machinist. It is certainly an advantage once you start to consider the quality aspect, as items can be directly related to a single person
Back in 1985 when manager Len Ashurst (right) and Speeding’s director Joe Hammal were pictured with a new flag which was made just a few
How Speedings is helping emergency services during this time? When Coronavirus hit the UK we decided to help the national emergency by making gowns for
London Fire Press Release Posted by Speedings Ltd on Thursday, 1 August 2019